Vaccine- and Vaccine Safety-Related Q&A Sheets

The Q&A sheets developed by the Vaccine Education Center can be viewed online, printed, or photocopied. Healthcare professionals can order these materials for their practice.

The information provided on each sheet addresses commonly asked questions and is meant to be informative; however, it should not be considered a replacement for actual medical advice.

Vaccine Q&A sheets

Vaccine safety-related Q&A sheets

Childhood Vaccines Fact Sheet

Facts About Vaccine Safety*

English [PDF, 127KB]
Spanish [PDF, 135KB]

Recommended Immunization Schedule Fact Sheet

Recommended Immunization Schedule

English [PDF, 204KB]
Spanish [PDF, 201KB]

Thimerosal Fact Sheet

DNA, Fetal Cells & Vaccines

English [PDF, 229KB]
Spanish [PDF, 236KB]

*Previously titled, "The Facts about Childhood Vaccines"

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Reviewed on September 25, 2023

Materials in this section are updated as new information and vaccines become available. The Vaccine Education Center staff regularly reviews materials for accuracy.

You should not consider the information in this site to be specific, professional medical advice for your personal health or for your family's personal health. You should not use it to replace any relationship with a physician or other qualified healthcare professional. For medical concerns, including decisions about vaccinations, medications and other treatments, you should always consult your physician or, in serious cases, seek immediate assistance from emergency personnel.